Life Safety Issues
You must ensure that all life safety repairs and remediation work for code violations are included in the Completion/Repair AgreementCompletion/Repair AgreementDocument evidencing the Borrower’s agreement to undertake Completion/Repairs and other identified capital improvements, the terms for funding the repairs, maintenance, or capital items, and the disbursement of funds from the Completion/Repair Escrow (e.g., Form 4505, or the applicable parts of the….
All life safety repairs must be completed
- for an acquisition, within 60 days after the Mortgage Loan Origination DateMortgage Loan Origination DateDate the Lender funds a Mortgage Loan to the Borrower. , or
- in all other cases, before delivering the Mortgage LoanMortgage LoanMortgage debt obligation evidenced, or when made will be evidenced, by the Loan Documents or a mortgage debt obligation with a Fannie Mae credit enhancement. to Fannie Mae.
You should consider requiring an escrow deposit (for at least 125% of estimated costs) to cover these required Completion/RepairsCompletion/RepairsImmediate Repairs identified by the Property Condition Assessment and required by the Lender to be included in the Completion/Repair Agreement (or a Certificate of Borrower, if applicable). .